John Nichols (1745-1826)

Country : Grande-Bretagne
Gender : masculin
Birth : 02-02-1745
Death : 26-11-1826
Commercial activities : Imprimeur libraire
Note :
Imprimeur ; imprimeur de la Société des antiquaires. - Éditeur du "Gentleman's Magazine" où il est aussi rédacteur. Auteur d'éditions critiques, de mélanges historiques et littéraires et de compilations. N'exerce plus qu'occasionnellement après 1803. Maître de la "Stationers' Company" (1804). Imprimerie et dépôt détruits par des incendies en mai 1786 et en fév. 1808. Se retire définitivement vers 1823
De 1766 à 1777, associé à son ancien patron William Bowyer, auquel il succède ; à partir de 1800, s'associe son fils John Bowyer Nichols, le plus souvent sous la raison "John Nichols and son" jusqu'en 1823
Variant of the name : Sylvanus Urban (1745-1826)
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0001 0928 7245

Activities of John Nichols (1745-1826) (52)

Éditeur scientifique (17)

Bibliotheca topographica britannica
The works of William Hogarth in a series of engravings with descriptions...
The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift,... arranged by Thomas Sheridan,... with notes historical and critical. A new edition... corrected and revised by John Nichols,...
Antiquities in Kent and Sussex
Antiquities in Leicestershire
Antiquities in Leicestershire
Antiquities in Lincolnshire
Antiquities in Middlesex and Surrey
A Rowland for an Oliver, or a Poetical answer to the benevolent epistle of Mr. Peter Pindar
Antiquities biographical and miscellaneous
Antiquities in Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Derbyshire, Northhamptonshire, Staffordshire, and Warwickshire
Antiquities in Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Scotland and Wales
A Collection of all the wills, now known to be extant, of the kings and queens of England
Six old plays, on which Shakspeare founded his Measure for measure, Comedy of errors, Taming the shrew, King John, K. Henry IV and K. Henry V, King Lear...
Some account of the alien priories, and of such lands as they are known to have possessed in England and Wales...
The Origin of printing in two essays. I. The Substance of Dr Middleton's dissertation on the origin of printing in England. II. Mr. Meerman's account of the first invention of the art...
The works of William Hogarth in a series of engravings, with descriptions and a comment on their moral tendency

Auteur du texte (10)

Biographical and literary anecdotes of William Bowyer
The Progresses, processions and magnificent festivities of king James the First, his royal consort, family and court, collected from original manuscripts... by John Nichols,...
Progresses and public processions of Queen Elizabeth, among which are interspersed other solemnities... Collected from original manuscripts... illustrated with historical notes by John Nichols,...
The Genuine works of William Hogarth with biographical anecdotes, by John Nichols,... and the late George Steevens,...
Illustrations of the literary history of the eighteenth century
Literary anecdotes of the eighteenth century
The progresses, and public processions, of Queen Elizabeth. Among which are interspersed, other solemnities, public expenditures, and remarkable events, during the reign of that illustrious princess. Now first printed from original mss. of the times ; or collected from scarce pamphlets, &c. Illustrated with historical notes, by John Nicols, F. S. A. Edinb. and Perth.
Biographical anecdotes of William Hogarth
Biographical and literary anecdotes of William Bowyer,... and of his learned friends, containing an incidental view of the progress and advancement of literature in this kingdom from the beginning of the present century to the end of the year 1777, by John Nichols,...
The works of William Hogarth

Annotateur (2)

The Epistolary correspondence of Sir Richard Steele, including his familiar letters to his wife and daughters ; to which are prefixed fragments of three plays, two of them [The School of action, and the Gentleman] undoubtedly Steele's, the third [a fragment of a tragedy], supposed to be Addison's. Faithfully printed from the originals and illustrated with literary and historical anecdotes... by John Nichols,...
The miscellaneous Works of bishop Atterbury

Imprimeur (1)

Collatio codicis cottoniani geneseos